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The World Health Organization will meet today to discuss a treaty that will increase access of essential vaccines to developing countries in exchange for important tissue samples.
As college tuition -- and student debt -- keep rising, more people are asking whether it's worth the cost. The Pew Research Center put that question to the public in a new survey.
The U.S. natural gas boom is paving the way for another kind of all-American boom: litigation. Lawyers are lining up clients in states from Pennsylvania to Colorado.
International Monetary Fund chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn is expected to be arraigned in New York this morning on charges that he sexually assaulted a maid over the weekend. What will that mean for bailout negotiations in Europe?
The chief of the International Monetary Fund, Dominique Strauss-Kahn, is expected to be arraigned in New York this morning. Simon Johnson, former IMF chief economist, explains how a change in leadership could affect the European bailouts, and who could be in the running as the next head of the IMF.
Deutsche Boerse became the front runner to buy the New York Stock Exchange today after NASDAQ withdrew their bid, citing antitrust concerns.
In light of Dominique Straus-Kahn's weekend arrest, many economic leaders are discussing what's next for the eurozone if there's a leadership change at the IMF.
The U.S. Treasury is tapping into federal pension funds to free up borrowing capacity as the nation hits the $14.3 trillion legal debt limit. Washington Post's Ezra Klein explains.
Marketplace Morning Report for Monday, May 16, 2011